[robotics-worldwide] [Jobs] Multiple robotics faculty positions available at Northeastern

Robert Platt rplatt at ccs.neu.edu
Thu Oct 5 11:41:27 PDT 2017


The College of Computer and Information Science, the Department of 
Electrical and Computer Engineering, and the Department of Mechanical 
and Industrial Engineering at Northeastern University invite 
applications for multiple open positions in robotics at all levels. We 
seek exceptional candidates in all areas of robotics including but not 
limited to:

   -- Computer vision, perception, and sensing for robotics
   -- Planning and control for robotics
   -- Reinforcement learning and deep learning applied to robotics
   -- Human-robot interaction
   -- Actuation and mechatronics

Outstanding candidates at all levels will be considered. The successful 
senior candidate should be an established researcher with a strong 
record of funding, peer-reviewed publications, and technical leadership. 
A Ph.D. in Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, 
Mechanical Engineering or a closely related field to one of the above 
listed expertise areas by the start date is required. Successful 
candidates will be expected to develop strong independent research 
programs and to excel in teaching in both undergraduate and graduate 
programs.

For information on how to apply, please visit 
https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.northeastern.edu_robotics_&d=DwIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=6_sqV46HAhViE9TxRmK7SYXKVA8MQTYgHFr_EHbMy90&s=J7Lsa3f33IgUS0NYGIB4rFNurzNBZARGR_vy7NGOUv4&e= or feel free to contact one of 
us: Robert Platt (r.platt at northeastern.edu), Taskin Padir 
(t.padir at northeastern.edu), Hanumant Singh (ha.singh at northeastern.edu), 
Chris Amato (c.amato at northeastern.edu), Sam Felton 
(s.felton at northeastern.edu), or Peter Whitney (j.whitney at northeastern.edu).

Applications should include a complete curriculum vitae, a statement of 
current and future research interests, a statement of teaching 
interests, and contact information for at least four references. Review 
of applications will begin immediately and will proceed until the 
positions are filled. Applications submitted by 1/1/2018 will receive 
full consideration.

Northeastern embraces diversity and seeks candidates who can contribute 
to a welcoming climate for students and faculty of all races and 
genders. Northeastern University seeks to meet the needs of dual career 
couples and is a member of the New England Higher Education Recruitment 
Consortium to assist with dual career searches. Northeastern University 
is an equal opportunity, affirmative action educator and employer. We 
strongly encourage qualified women and minority candidates to apply.

Rob Platt




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